This program aims to provide supplemental funding for industry-facing internships for learners at the University of Virginia that extends the translational research network for the Department of Biomedical Engineering. The Program facilitates career development, increases corporate collaborations, and increases industry placement by supporting students that are exploring internships.
The program is consistent with the Coulter mission of Science Serving Humanity by nurturing the next generation of scientists, clinicians, and engineers in applied technical skills.
2023 Coulter Fellows
Allison McCrady- Pfizer
Colleen Roosa- Gilead Sciences
Colby Koenig- Icarus Medical Innovations
Darby Welsh- AgroSpheres
Deyan Saleem- Focused Ultrasound Foundation
Godwin Oluwafemi- NuPulseCV
Hayden Penczak- Icarus Medical Innovations
Janine Icalla- Luminoah
Julianna Hitchcock- Ampel BioSolutions
Juliana Trujillo- Lawrence Livermore National Lab
Kathryn Costanzo- Springbok Analytics
Madeleine Krotine- Caretaker Medical
Miranda Marine- Rivanna Medical
Miranda Khoury- Eli Lilly and Company
Reagan Portelance- ABSCI
Yu Wang- Pinterest
Coulter Fellows provides two funding track options for students seeking industry internship.
Established Track: The student secures an industry internship on their own and applied for supplemental funding through Fellows.
Matched Track: The student applies for internships through the partnership with Cville Biohubs CHIP programm and Coulter Fellows provides matched funding.